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Both are solutions for semantically annotating your content, but in very different ways: Microdata extends HTML5 (e.g., by introducing new attributes like itemprop), while Microformats only uses existing HTML mechanisms (like class and rel attributes). With Microdata, you can use almost any vocabulary (a popular one is Schema.org), with Microformats you ...
The vocabulary Schema.org has the types Question and Answer (added in version 1.1 from 2014-04-04). This is not only for Q&A sites, but also for FAQs, as Question explicitly mentions (bold emphasis mine): A specific question - e.g. from a user seeking answers online, or collected in a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) document.
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